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News Release

Thursday, April 1, 2004

Media Relations

Several Firearms Seized From Street

 

WHAT:
News Conference

WHEN:
Friday, April 2, 2004
11:00 a.m.

WHERE:
Parker Center (In Front)
150 North Los Angeles Street
Los Angeles

WHO:
Los Angeles Police Chief William J. Bratton, Deputy Chief Earl Paysinger, Commanding Officer, Operations-South Bureau, Commanding Officers from Area Police Stations

Los Angeles: Recently, several guns including assault rifles were seized from the streets of Los Angeles. Chief Bratton will be announcing the importance of gun seizures, which is directly related to reducing crimes and gang violence.

The seized firearms consist of an AK-47, Uzi, sawed-off rifles and semi automatic handguns. These weapons will be on display during the news conference.

This news advisory was prepared by Public Information Officer Jason Lee, Media Relations Section, at 213-485-3586.



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